The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Barnsley with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Yorkshire / Barnsley
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Barnsley 27.59% 21.62% 46.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 53.33% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 14
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,750 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Barnsley with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Barnsley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 15 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Barnsley 37.93% 40.54% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 18
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +6.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Barnsley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Barnsley citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Barnsley

Linux
Salary Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Barnsley.

Salary trend for Linux in Barnsley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Barnsley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
1 7 (77.78%) Automotive
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile Development
2 5 (55.56%) RS-232
2 5 (55.56%) JTAG
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
2 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Electronics
3 4 (44.44%) Lauterbach
3 4 (44.44%) Modbus
3 4 (44.44%) Profibus
3 4 (44.44%) CAN bus
3 4 (44.44%) wxWidgets
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 2 (22.22%) Telematics
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Qt Quick
4 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 5 (55.56%) RS-232
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Modbus
2 4 (44.44%) Profibus
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (77.78%) Automotive
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) C Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) wxWidgets
4 2 (22.22%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CAN bus
2 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) AIX
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Lauterbach
2 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Freescale
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago